Department Chair Salary

How much does a Department Chair make in the United States?
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$49,157 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$24 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$924 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average department chair salary in United States is $49,157 or an equivalent hourly rate of $24. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $924. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$36,206 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$59,960 (USD)

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$56,986
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